Tracheal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Epidemiology

  • Account for 35% of primary tracheal tumors

Diagnosis

  • FOB: diagnostic

Clinical

  • Tracheal Obstruction (see [[Obstructive Lung Disease]])

Treatment

  • Surgical tracheal resection with adjuvant XRT:
    • Surgery is contraindicated in cases with extensive airway involvement, mediastinal invasion, metastases

References

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